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  1. Prospect update: Brenden Dillon

    Mark Stepneski

    The latest in a series on top Dallas Stars prospects takes a look at defenseman Brenden Dillon, who is coming off his first full season of professional hockey. Dillon, a free agent signing out of the Western Hockey League in March 2011, had 29 poi...

    Blog | May 06, 2012
  2. Stars will give kids a look in season finale

    Mark Stepneski

    FRISCO -- With nothing on the line in Saturday's regular season finale against the St. Louis Blues, the Dallas Stars will take a look at some of their young players. Center Scott Glennie, the team's first round pick (8th overall) in 2009, will mak...

    Blog | April 07, 2012
  3. Stars look to recharge during short break

    Mark Stepneski

    DALLAS -- The Dallas Stars have three days between games and it's their longest break since the All-Star break. They've played 24 games in 45 days, posting a 14-7-3 record to take over first in the Pacific Division and the third seed in the Western C...

    Blog | March 18, 2012
  4. Stars' winless streak hits five with 5-2 loss to Wild

    Mark Stepneski

    The Dallas Stars' winless streak hit five games (0-4-1) with a 5-2 loss at Minnesota Saturday. The Stars held a 2-1 lead in the second period, but the Wild scored three goals in a 59 second span to take a 4-2 lead. Kari Lehtonen played the first two ...

    Blog | January 21, 2012
  5. Solid play earns Richard Bachman another opportunity

    Mark Stepneski

    After winning his first NHL start, Dallas Stars goaltender Richard Bachman said he wasn't focused on whether he was going to get another one. He just wanted to take a little time to enjoy the moment. "I have no idea. That's something we'll worry a...

    Blog | December 12, 2011
  6. Grading the Stars at the quarter mark

    Mark Stepneski's Scott Burnside and Pierre LeBrun take a look at the first quarter of the NHL season, and that included handing out grades to the 30 NHL teams. The Stars were given a grade of B-plus. Here was the take on the Stars: Summary: They wer...

    Blog | December 01, 2011
  7. Adam Pardy likely to play Saturday

    Mark Stepneski

    FRISCO -- Defenseman Adam Pardy, who has missed the first four games of the season with a rib injury, probably will suit up Saturday when Dallas Stars take on the Columbus Blue Jackets Saturday night at American Airlines Center. "He said he felt g...

    Blog | October 14, 2011
  8. Nicklas Grossman to play; Adam Pardy still out

    Mark Stepneski

    DALLAS -- Defenseman Nicklas Grossman, who missed the first three games with a groin injury, will return to the lineup tonight as the Dallas Stars take on the St. Louis Blues at American Airlines Center. "I feel good to go. The body feels good," s...

    Blog | October 13, 2011
  9. Campbell, Oleksiak to get first taste of preseason action

    Mark Stepneski

    It will be a special night for two of the Dallas Stars' top prospects Thursday night. Defenseman Jamie Oleksiak and goaltender Jack Campbell, both first round picks, will be in the lineup as the Stars take on the Colorado Avalanche at American Airlin...

    Blog | September 22, 2011
  10. Matt Fraser, Kootenay begin Memorial Cup play tonight

    Mark Stepneski

    Dallas Stars prospect Matt Fraser and the Kootenay Ice play their first game in the Memorial Cup tonight, taking on OHL champion Owen Sound. It will be the first of two games this weekend for Kootenay, which takes on the host team Mississauga Sunday....

    Blog | May 21, 2011
  11. Texas Stars Report: Playoff bound again

    Mark Stepneski

    The Texas Stars will be heading to the Calder Cup Playoffs for the second time in their two-year history. The Stars finished fourth in the West Division with a 41-29-10 record and will take on the West Division's top team, Milwaukee, in the first rou...

    Blog | April 11, 2011
  12. Stars look to keep playoff push going

    Mark Stepneski

    FRISCO -- The Dallas Stars have played 78 games over the first 180 days of the NHL regular season and now their hopes of making the playoffs will depend on what takes place in the final six days. The Stars have four games in those six days and the...

    Blog | April 05, 2011
  13. Andrew Raycroft in goal tonight vs. Canucks

    Mark Stepneski

    Andrew Raycroft will get the nod in goal tonight as the Stars take on the Vancouver Canucks. This will be Raycroft's first start in a little more than two weeks. He has has allowed nine goals on 21 shots in his last two starts. Kari Lehtonen start...

    Blog | February 19, 2011
  14. Andrew Raycroft to start tonight vs. Flames

    Mark Stepneski

    Not a surprise, but Andrew Raycroft is expected to get the start in goal tonight as the Dallas Stars take on the Flames in Calgary. It will be Raycroft's first game since January 9, when he stopped 26 shots in a 4-0 victory over Minnesota. He's 8...

    Blog | January 21, 2011
  15. Campbell, USA take World Juniors bronze

    Mark Stepneski

    Stars goaltending prospect Jack Campbell made 34 saves as Team USA beat Sweden 4-2 to take the bronze medal at the 2011 World Junior Championship in Buffalo, New York. It marks the first time the U.S. has won a medal in consecutive years at the Wo...

    Blog | January 05, 2011
  16. Stars-Canadiens thoughts

    Mark Stepneski

    Some thoughts after the Dallas Stars beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-2 to take over first place in the Western Conference. *If you go by points the Stars are on top of the Western Conference this morning. They still trail the Red Wings and Canucks b...

    Blog | December 22, 2010